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Django Festival All-Stars

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Lightning-fast finger work, powerful strumming, wild sweeps across the fingerboard and astonishingly fast tempos —Los Angeles Times

The best jazz show in town —Wall Street Journal

The Django Festival All-Stars bring the music of the legendary gypsy jazz guitarist, Django Reinhardt, fully into the twenty-first century. Their unique, high-energy performances pay tribute to Reinhardt, who is considered one of the greatest guitar players of all time. Reinhardt’s driving, swinging style became known as “hot jazz,” and it continues to grow in popularity throughout the world. The All-Stars honor the traditions while adding their own interpretations, arrangements, and original compositions with stunning virtuosity.

Samson Schmitt – lead guitar
Pierre Blanchard – violin
Ludovic Beier – accordion and accordina
DouDou Cuillerier – rhythm guitar
Antonio Licusati – bass

Musical Instrument Museum (MIM)

4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix, AZ
Phoenix
An unparalleled setting for your distinctive occasion. As an event destination, MIM offers a variety of options that can harmonize with any occasion. The versatility of the space, combined with its…